The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunfermline with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Fife > Dunfermline
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunfermline 33.33% 11.76% 15.79%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Dunfermline median annual salary £44,000 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -  
Fife median annual salary £44,000 £34,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +29.41% +2.25%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunfermline.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dunfermline
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunfermline 50.00% 35.29% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Dunfermline median annual salary £44,000 £33,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.34% -  
Fife median annual salary £55,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +64.17% +11.66%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunfermline

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dunfermline.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Dunfermline

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Dunfermline.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dunfermline region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards